Dairy · Fusion · Herbs · No cooking required · Sides · Vegetarian · Yogurt

Strawberry-Basil Raita with toasted sesame seeds……


Experimenting should be my middle name, Oh well, that’s a lame one, don’t we all experiment with food?? Yes, of course we do. Now what made me experiment with strawberries & yogurt?? What could one possibly do when one ends up with half a litre of sourish yogurt & sour strawberries..? 😦 I did not… Continue reading Strawberry-Basil Raita with toasted sesame seeds……

Chutney/Relish/Dip · Comfort Food · Dairy · Indian · Raita · Sides · South Indian · Vegetarian · Yogurt

Tempered Cucumber Raita – South Indian Style


Funny weather here in Glasgow from a couple of days. The sun plays hide & seek in between snow.. I was listening to “CCR – Have you ever seen the rain” & I burst out laughing thinking aloud.. “If the lyricist would have visited Glasgow ever, he would have changed the lyrics to snow instead… Continue reading Tempered Cucumber Raita – South Indian Style

Chutney/Relish/Dip · Dairy · Indian · North Indian · Raita · Rice · Sides · Vegetarian · Yogurt

Spring Onion Raita


Raita is a condiment made with yogurt & popular in India, Pakistan, Bangladesh. Raita is an amazing accompaniment for any Indian flavoured rice. It compliments the spice present in the flavoured rice and cools down the heat generated from all the different spices used. Personally I never had a liking towards yogurt before getting married… Continue reading Spring Onion Raita